Victor Urquidi

Victor Urquidi was a Mexican economist and academic. He represented Mexico at the Bretton Woods conference in 1944, and worked to promote economic cooperation at the United Nations and the World Bank. He was the president of Colegio de Mexico from 1966 to 1985. Urquidi was interviewed by Professors Gary Gereffi and William Ascher on March 31, 1989. In this interview they discuss U.N. development policy for Latin America, foreign investment in Mexico, and his growing concern about external debt in the developing world. The interview was transcribed and annotated by Cara Leigh Downey.  

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